Sep 4, 2010 11:00pm PDT
use it to sell prostitution and child trafficking. we called the company and have not yet heard back. >>> about 5,000 to 8,000 people gathered at the state capitol for what they called a religious revival. organizers expected tens of thousands of people. our sacramento station has a look. >> reporter: a concert took place at the capitol, a huge crowd gathered. it was filmed by a professional camera crew and broadcast on megaprojection screens. this wasn't for a rock star. >> it's all about christ. he is our only hope. >> reporter: ralliers kale here for the call, a movement when 400,000 christians gathered in washington. the sacramento event expected 50,000 total. many came from other states. >> what happens here affects all of us in leadership whether for good or bad. i think to believe for change and break through and good things is the right thing. >> reporter: for many the rally and concert was a way to reach the youth. >> times are really tough right now. there are a lot of anxieties going on. they don't have solid ground to stand on. >> reporter: the mental was calling for the
Sep 5, 2010 11:00pm PDT
. the assistant curator at the aquarium of the bay in san francisco told us shark sightings are common in the bay area this time of year. in fact, the large seven-gill shark on display at the aquarium was caught last month near alcatraz. but he says shark attacks on humans are rare. >> obviously, there have been documented cases of shark attacks. but again, at the same time there are also statistics that will say you're more likely to be struck by lightning than you are to be, you know, bitten by a shark. >> reporter: experts also say many varieties of sharks visit the northern california coast. particularly between august and december. >> it's not uncommon for them to come into the bay, particularly right underneath the golden gate bridge into the mouth of the bay. they will come in there to feed off sea lions. >> reporter: and experts admit there have been more sightings of great white sharks this summer than usual. they say that should be a reminder to anyone who goes into the water this labor day weekend to be careful. live in pacifica tonight, monte francis, nbc bay area news. >> all right.
Sep 3, 2010 11:00pm PDT
. >> if you're just joining us, we have an expanded newscast because of the giants game. >>> the shock of a killing spree in the east bay is giving way to sadness now for people who are close to the victims. as investigators continue their search for answers and the missing man, friends of two of the four murder victims mourn their loss tonight. nbc bay area's reporter is live in vallejo where some people are having a difficult time with the reality their friends are gone. >> remember jenny and rick, not for how they died but for how they lived. >> reporter: a tearful gathering at the shopping center in vallejo tonight in honor of cindy jenny tran and ricardo sales. sales worked as a security guard at the bank inside safeway. police say efren killed them both. >> they are very important people. >> reporter: tonight dozens of people full of sadness shared stories about how they touched their lives. danny is a checker. he said sales was always smiling. >> he was my buddy. i would slap him high five when i go to the bathroom and he would stand by the wells fargo. >> reporter: and tran was